Before the Curtain Rises, the story of "going to the movies" and its significance for our culture and community, is in post production. It is scheduled to be presented to PBS next year for broadcast and will also be made available to schools on DVD for Texas history classes.
See the project page
Before the Curtain Rises
Our major supporters include:
Documentary Alliance is committed to supporting the appreciation of the documentary art form. We presently partner with Houston PBS to bring films scheduled for broadcast on the Emmy Award-winning PBS series Independent Lens to various city theatre venues.
We are very close to reaching
our final funding goal for
Before the Curtain Rises.
We have successfully
raised 77% of our total
of $366,000. Help us with
the final $85,000 needed to
edit and prep the film's submission
to PBS by making your tax-deductible
And all this month, March 2014, you can also support our cause by having a drink or food at OKRA Charity Saloon. Watch this space throughout March for special events at OKRA to encourage you to come out and VOTE!
You can also donate via mail or PayPal.